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1923 collage from the exhibition “Kurt Schwitters: Color and Collage” at the Princeton University Art

1923 collage from the exhibition “Kurt Schwitters: Color and Collage” at the Princeton University Art

Okola - Kurt Schwitters, 1926....something like this would be cool with ticket stubs and sheet music with some pages of old books

Okola - Kurt Schwitters, 1926....something like this would be cool with ticket stubs and sheet music with some pages of old books

leon-lucas: Kurt Schwitters - Picture of Spatial Growths - Picture with Two Small Dogs, 1920-39

leon-lucas: Kurt Schwitters - Picture of Spatial Growths - Picture with Two Small Dogs, 1920-39

Great Works: Merz Picture 1A (The alienist), 1919 (51.5cm x 41.3cm), Kurt Schwitters - Great Works - Art - The Independent

Great Works: Merz Picture 1A (The alienist), 1919 (51.5cm x 41.3cm), Kurt Schwitters

Great Works: Merz Picture 1A (The alienist), 1919 (51.5cm x 41.3cm), Kurt Schwitters - Great Works - Art - The Independent

Schwitters was forced to flee Germany when his work was condemned as ‘degenerate’ by Germany’s Nazi government and the show traces the impact of exile on his work

Schwitters was forced to flee Germany when his work was condemned as ‘degenerate’ by Germany’s Nazi government and the show traces the impact of exile on his work

Hitler Gang  c. 1944 Collage    Kurt Schwitters, Dadist painter and collage artist.

Hitler Gang c. 1944 Collage Kurt Schwitters, Dadist painter and collage artist.

blastedheath:    Kurt Schwitters (German, 1887-1948), Berlin, 1940. Paper collage on board, collage: 23 x 18 cm.; board: 30 x 20 cm.

blastedheath: Kurt Schwitters (German, 1887-1948), Berlin, 1940. Paper collage on board, collage: 23 x 18 cm.; board: 30 x 20 cm.

Kurt Schwitters

Kurt Schwitters

Kurt Schwitters,1887 - 1948, Collage and watercolor

Kurt Schwitters,1887 - 1948, Collage and watercolor

Kurt Schwitters Relief

Kurt Schwitters Relief

Inventing Abstraction - Kurt Schwitters, The Revolving, 1919.

Inventing Abstraction - Kurt Schwitters, The Revolving, 1919.

transparentoctopus:  Kurt Schwitters 1921

transparentoctopus: Kurt Schwitters 1921

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Kurt Schwitters More

Kurt Schwitters, Mz 199, 1921. Colored and printed paper and colored and painted fabric collage with paperboard border, image: 7 1/16 x 5 11/16 inches (17.9 x 14.4 cm)

Kurt Schwitters, Mz 199, 1921. Colored and printed paper and colored and painted fabric collage with paperboard border, image: 7 1/16 x 5 11/16 inches (17.9 x 14.4 cm)

Credit: © Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris/DACS 2012 En Morn, 1947. No material was considered unsuitable for art by Schwitters. His collages using magazine cuttings, found objects, sweet wrappers etc paved the way for pop art and arte povera

Kurt Schwitters collages – in pictures

Credit: © Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris/DACS 2012 En Morn, 1947. No material was considered unsuitable for art by Schwitters. His collages using magazine cuttings, found objects, sweet wrappers etc paved the way for pop art and arte povera

Kurt Schwitters (1887-1948) No Charge for Delivery, 1947

Kurt Schwitters (1887-1948) No Charge for Delivery, 1947